Prices in Abidjan vs Houston - Cost of Living Comparison

AbidjanHouston
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1043
$1760
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3021
$4095
🏠 One person rent
$458
$1035
🏘️ Family rent
$1349
$1661
🍽️ Food Expenses
$339
$449
🚐 Transport Expenses
$125
$152
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$178
$4189
🏙️ Population
4.98M
2.2M

The cost of living in Abidjan is 41% less expensive than in Houston. Cities ranked 5299th and 671st ($1043 vs $1760) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 499th in Ivory Coast and the United States, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abidjan compared to 2.4 months in Houston. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Houston ranked 4th in the United States, while ranked 9007th and 7th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abidjan vs Houston

AbidjanHouston
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.44
$12.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$34.5
$51.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.65
$7.2
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.03
$5.87
☕ Cappuccino
$3.16
$4.61
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.26
$1.92
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$539
$1197
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$193
$810
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1751
$1957
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$931
$1338
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
$97.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$165
$150
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$88.7
$49.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.03%
4.08%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1644
$2388
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$937
$1260
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.34
$1.25
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$43.1
$51.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.76
$16.9
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.08
$0.6
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.72
$0.72
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.8
$1.97
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$2.74
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.6
$2.27
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.6
$9.49
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$7.9
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$11.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$3.68
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$1.44
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
$3.95
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.74
$2.71
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$2.16
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$1.9
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.57
$1.36
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.34
$1.88
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.52
$12.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.87
$2.64
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.2
$7.52
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$6.85
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.53
$4.41
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.64
$2.22
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.47
$1.4
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$83.1
$36
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.69
$11.4
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.1
$83.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.72
$15.2
👖 Brand Jeans
$105
$42.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$111
$81.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$93.9
$923
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4405
$22833

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$672
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$856
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$457
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$875
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$879
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$632
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$656
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$602
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$491
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$490
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$492
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$496
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$650
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$557
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$601
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$799
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$601
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$768
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$503
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$586
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$601
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$494
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$674
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$571
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$619
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$533
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$619
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$766
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$1768
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$1500
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$1952
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$1753
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$1756
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$1797
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$1750
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$1753
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$1750
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$1768
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$1761
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$1616
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$1658
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$1751
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$1457
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$1589
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$1421
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$1760
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$1757
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$1762
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$1667
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$1743
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$1501
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$1219
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$1751
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$1964
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$1614
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$1744
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$1755
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$1666
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